Series: Tied 2-2
First pitch: 8:07 p.m. EST
Starting pitchers: Jon Lester (BOS) 1-1, 1.93 ERA. Anibal Sanchez (DET) 1-1, 4.35 ERA
Runs: The Red Sox scored 36 runs while Detroit has drove in 30.
Batting average: Boston is batting .237 while the Tigers are at .238.
On base percentage: The Red Sox are at .327this postseason while Detroit comes in at .311.
Slugging percentage: Boston is at .355 heading into today’s game while the Tigers are at .337.
Thoughts: Game 5 tonight is pivotal for both teams but a bit more for Detroit as Games 6 and 7 (if needed) will be played in Boston. I like Detroit to eek out a win tonight in a lower scoring game than what we saw on Wednesday.
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